Chapin Township, Michigan

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Chapin Township is a civil township of Saginaw County in the U.S. state of Michigan. The population was 1,045 at the 2000 census.

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Communities

  • Chapin is an unincorporated community at Chapin and Ridge Road intersection.[3][4] A post office operated from June 6, 1876, until October 31, 1933.[5]
  • Fenmore is an unincorporated community in the township at Peet and Fenmore Roads.[3][6] A post office operated from April 11, 1899, until October 14, 1904.[7]
  • Racy is an unincorporated community in the township at Cupp and Chapin Roads.[3][8] A post office operated from September 5, 1894, until March 31, 1905.[9]

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of 24.7 square miles (63.9 km²), all land.

Demographics

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 1,045 people, 378 households, and 291 families residing in the township. The population density was 42.4 per square mile (16.4/km²). There were 410 housing units at an average density of 16.6/sq mi (6.4/km²). The racial makeup of the township was 97.32% White, 0.10% African American, 0.77% Native American, 0.48% from other races, and 1.34% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.82% of the population.

There were 378 households out of which 39.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 62.4% were married couples living together, 9.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 22.8% were non-families. 16.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 5.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.76 and the average family size was 3.07.

In the township the population was spread out with 28.5% under the age of 18, 8.5% from 18 to 24, 33.1% from 25 to 44, 21.7% from 45 to 64, and 8.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 34 years. For every 100 females there were 112.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 106.4 males.

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